1925 directed by Roland West starring Lon Chaney, Johnny Arthur, Gertrude Olmstead, Hallam Cooley, Charles Sellon, Walter James, Knute Erickson and George Austin. 1925 directed by Roland West starring Lon Chaney, Johnny Arthur, Gertrude Olmstead, Hallam Cooley, Charles Sellon, Walter James, Knute Erickson and George Austin. On a dark and stormy night, mild-mannered store clerk and wanna-be detective Johnny Arthur accidentally wanders into a nearby sanitarium. At the same time, his boss and the... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: The Monster, Lon Chaney, Bull of Heaven, silent films, Roland West,, Monster, Lon Chaney, Roland...
This is what audiences saw on September 6,1925 at the Astor Theater in New York City. This version is seldom seen and contains material that is different from the 1929 re-release. This print is from The Milestone Edition, the score is Mozart's 40th and 4th symphonies and Franz Schubert's Symphony No. 8 in B minor. Directed by Rupert Julian, Edward Sedgwick and Lon Chaney. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Silent Film, Lon Chaney, The Phantom of the Opera, 1925, Universal
Lon Chaney plays Blizzard, a deranged psychopath scarred by the childhood operation where a young doctor mistakingly amputated both of his legs. Hellbent on revenge Blizzard becomes a master criminal. This is one of Lon Chaney's most famous non-horror roles. This is copied from video mastered off a well worn home movie print. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews ) Topics: Feature Films, Silent films, Lon Chaney, Wallace Worsley, Gouverneur Morris
At the Opera of Paris, a mysterious phantom threatens a famous lyric singer, Carlotta and thus forces her to give up her role (Marguerite in Faust) for unknown Christine Daae. Christine meets this phantom (a masked man) in the catacombs, where he lives. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 15 reviews ) Topics: silent, drama, horror, pdmovies